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Michael Smith, president and CEO of Charlotte Center City Partners, writes on how Baby Boomers are following Gen Y workers back into urban areas....More

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Jim Sloss, Energy and Utilities Manager for Pittsburgh, writes on how building retrofits helps increase the city's energy efficiency and performance....More

The Wisdom of 'Wisdom Councils'

"Wisdom Councils" could help engage ordinary citizens in hotly contested municipal issues....More
Mar 18, 2014

On innovation, and other terrifying concepts

Managing Editor Erin Greer waxes philosophic on innovation - and why we're so afraid of it....More

Future-proofing U.S. cities: A dollars and sense imperative

Rick Cunningham, director of planning and urban design for Atkins, talks about the need for holistic solutions to "future proof" cities....More

Wireless communication networks advance smart city initiatives

Bert Williams, director of global marketing at ABB Tropos, discusses how citizens, businesses, municipal workers and city officials can all benefit....More
Feb 19, 2014

Progress: a parasoled stroll down Auburn Avenue

Managing Editor and lifelong Georgia resident Erin Greer makes a first visit to Atlanta's Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial....More
Feb 18, 2014

A minute with...Natalie Meeks

A minute with...Natalie Meeks, PE, Anaheim, Calif., Public Works Director.  ....More

How technology is helping Dover, Del., stay ahead of crime

James Hosfelt, chief of police in Dover, Del., writes on how video surveillance technology has helped his city fight crime....More
Jan 29, 2014

The night snow drove old Dixie down

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Jan 23, 2014

A minute with...Bill Miller

Bill Miller, risk and reliability divisional manager and enterprise asset management and mobility systems administrator of the Des Moines....More
Jan 21, 2014

God help us, Mr. Rosewater

Assistant Editor Derek Prall challenges oppositions to increasing the minimum wage....More

What’s coming in the Smart Grid?

Steven Collier, director of smart grid strategies for Milsoft Utility Solutions, speaks on the smart grid, and how municipalities can expect the....More

Bill Wolpin

Bill Wolpin is the Associate Publisher and Editorial Director of American City & County, Government Product News and Government Procurement magazines. Bill has judged several national magazine...

Erin Greer

While most journalism graduates would jump at a chance to chase down the latest story, Erin Greer ran, screaming, from the opportunity. A long-time performer and PR professional, Erin was used to...
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